Oxford Nanopore’s goal is to bring the widest benefits to society through enabling the analysis of anything, by anyone, anywhere. The company has developed a new generation of nanopore-based sensing technology. This enables the real-time, high-performance, accessible and scalable analysis of DNA and RNA and has the potential to be adapted for the analysis of other types of molecule, such as proteins. The technology is used in more than 120 countries to understand the biology of humans and diseases, plants, animals, bacteria, viruses and whole environments.

Why Oxford Nanopore?

At Oxford Nanopore everyone plays an integral part in bringing exciting, disruptive technology to life. If you join the team you'll interact with many disciplines, work in an agile environment and join our fast-moving culture. We understand the importance of development and give all our employees equal opportunity to succeed.

Every day we see our customers break new ground using nanopore technology. We strive to support this with fast-paced innovation and we want to hear how you can personally help impact a game changing technology.

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Life at Oxford Nanopore

Our global team is dedicated to building strong working relationships across multiple disciplines, and works collaboratively with a thriving, growing community of users of our technology, so that we can improve their experience, and our products. We’re committed to recruiting people from diverse backgrounds with varied experiences and perspectives, to reflect the diversity and scientific excellence of our customers.

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Our responsibilities

“We want our technology to be accessible so that it can bring the widest benefits to society. This is especially necessary as we face increasing inequality in healthcare in society, as global challenges in food productivity and security mount, and as the consequences of climate change reach beyond the environment to include human health.”

Gordon Sanghera, CEO

Our values

Our goal is to enable the analysis of anything by anyone, anywhere. The values we share at Oxford Nanopore motivate our teams to deliver on ambitious goals to develop market-leading, disruptive technology, to grow our customer communities and ensure customer success.

With a strong and ambitious culture, we value our colleague’s determination, their judgement and their ability to positively contribute to the growth of the company.

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Early careers - growing your skills in the workplace

Are you interested in what an early career at Oxford Nanopore is like, and would like to try it out?

Are you planning your future and want to learn what education pathways might lead to a job at Oxford Nanopore?

Are you close to graduating and considering applying to Oxford Nanopore?

Find information relating to these topics and more by hearing from our early-careers employees — their journey, their jobs, and the advice they have for those working towards a career at Oxford Nanopore.

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